Very Simple Arabia
By (author) James Peters
Normal Price: $20.40
Your Price: $18.36 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $2.04! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $0.92 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available, ships in 10-12 days
Very Simple Arabia by James Peters
Book DescriptionDespite the influence of western commerce and technology, the Arabian Peninsula has retained its own distinctly Arab culture, a culture that has remained closely aligned to its desert origins, and the nomadic bedu life with its ancient hierarchical structures and tribal traditions. The age-old rhythms and customs manifest themselves throughout the Arab world to this day in the many different ways, not least in the renowned Arab hospitality and enduring ties to family and kinship. The author of "The Arab World Handbook" proves once again to be an indispensable guide and companion for any visitor (on business or pleasure) to the fascinating and sometimes demanding land that is the Arab world. Split into two parts, "Simple Etiquette in Arabia" and "The Customs and Culture of Arabia", James Peters extracts the common denomiators of etiquette in the Gulf, as well as describing the essential first steps in understanding the place, the people and the culture.
Buy Very Simple Arabia book by James Peters from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9781905299515
(203mm x 104mm x 10mm)
Imprint: Stacey International
Publisher: Medina Publishing Ltd
Publish Date: 26-Sep-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author James Peters
Capitalism in Contention, Paperback (November 1997)» View all books by James Peters
Capitalism in Contention examines the ideas of British business leaders on political, economic and ethical issues since 1960.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Very Simple Arabia book by James Peters and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - James Peters
James Peters has lived and worked in the countries of the Arabian Peninsula as soldier, diplomat and businessman for over forty years. He studied Arabic at Durham University and at the Foreign Office's Middle East Centre for Arab Studies in Lebanon. Very Simple Arabia is a sister title to James Peters' bestselling Very Simple Arabic and Very Simple Arabic Script. He is the author of The Arab World Handbook.
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2016. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687